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Hello. Thank you. A new neighbor, very nice Vietnam vet. Looks like walking dead. Not one sign of meat or fat. Bones on face all protrude. Bones under butt checks are all there is. He informed me today he has hepatitis B. I don t know about B, but it s contagious! This man goes to V. A. Hospital....
2 1 1 hour ago
my son s girlfriend of 5 years just had a procedure for hpv. she says that she must have got it from him. she has been married 3 times. could she have gotten it from one of her 3 husbands and it is just coming out now? myself and my husband think she will do and say anything to hang onto him....
2 1 21 hours ago
Is a sinutitis contagious ?? I keep my 8mon. old GRANDbaby daily and do NOT want to do ANY thing that would cause him to become sick... I currently have laryngitist PLUS a stuffy,congested head that started last Thursday---NO fever. I have been taking Tylenol for minor sore throat pain,which...
1 0 1 day ago
i am 46 and in 2000 was diagnosed with chronic hep c went to a doctor about it 3 years ago and i had pot {thc}in my blood...that was in kentucky and that means i dont get the medicial harvoni .or medical marihauna {pot}.i was told 3 yrs. ago i better hurry up and quiet smoking pot and start on...
1 0 3 days ago
What is MRSA??? I was given Mupirocin pre op fer my SCS procedure by my nero sergeon . But everything i read, it says not to get it in the nose area. I have the implant now. But, im having a horrible sinus infection thats is going around at the fitness center i work at. Is it ok to use this to...
1 0 3 days ago
I have the stomach flu . First day , diaheria almost to the point of dehydration . I couldn t even keep water down .low grade fever. Severe headache , stomach pain and going on the 4 th day in bed. Getting better but virtigo continues. How long does the vertigo , headache and weakness last and...
2 1 3 days ago
I have had a bad cold for two weeks. The past 2 days I have felt pressure and diminished hearing in my ears. I went to the doctor who said I had an inner ear infection. He prescribed antibiotics, an ear drop remedy and prednisone. I do not want to take the prednisone for many reasons so I was...
2 1 3 days ago
I ve had a yeast infection for four years. I was 14 when I first got it, but I never understood what the irritation and discharge meant and silently endured it because I was embarrassed to tell my mother. The harsh symptoms lessened over time but there was always been a burning irritation and...
1 0 3 days ago
I am in CMF chemo therapy for Breast cancer (no metastasis). I have had 7 treatments and one more to get. I have gotten a minor case of shingles. I also have a fever sore and developed one one a previous treatment. My white counts are always low and I get neuprogen after chemo. Should I get the...
1 0 3 days ago
my husband has had a surgery and has a JP drain in Yesterday I noticed that the color in the JP drain was turning to a whiter color instead of the red from the blood. Was wondering if it could be an infection? He has no fever and is not complaining of any pain.
1 0 4 days ago
my significant other who is 38 has had a bug for almost 3 days now that has progressively gotten worse....he has tried sweating it out and sleeping it off. tried to keep fluids in however yesterday puked more than taken in and got dizzy and light headed. his cough has gotten worse especially...
1 0 4 days ago
I have had a stomach bug for a few days. I was extremely nauseated and threw up 3 days ago, but now, it is only light nausea. Do you think I am contagious now? All symptoms have disappeared except for a little nausea that Emitrol seems to counter.
27 1 4 days ago
Hello. For the past few days I’ve had complications with my wisdom tooth area. Pain began in my lower wisdom teeth and gradually I started having symptoms of headache and sweats. Afterward I got what seems to be a sore of some short on my tongue, and inner lip. My initial reaction was that I...
1 0 6 days ago
I have shingles. I ve had it for about 10 days and the original rash is clearing s getting brown, as I was told it would. I had a lot of pain on my left side from under my breast to my waist. I thought my rib was broken. it was very painful. I got medicine (valacycloir) on Saturday1/20/18...
2 1 6 days ago
my niece has the flu and recently had painful blisters and bumps around her vagina. Her mom took her to the MD and the gynecologist said that her vagina basically had the flu. she has tried everything and is still in a lot of pain. what can she do to ease the pain.
2 1 6 days ago
Hi, my total bilirubin level is 32, .sgpt 110 sgot 50 I’m diagnosed with hepatitis A. From last 1 month I’m suffering from jaundice with no nausea or vomiting and only minor itching. Skin colour and eyes colour is yellow. Supportive drugs are given. But no result is seen. Please guide me what...
1 0 6 days ago
Hi, I was diagnosed with valley fever on January 6, at that point I had lost about 10 pounds, I was in the hospital for two weeks, now I am not, I will be taking meds for a year, I want to know when will my weight start coming back and should u be concerned if I have lost a little more weight...
1 0 Tue, 13 Feb 2018
Sir, I am 22 and my inferirior cervical nodes(3 in no.) Are swallow from last 2 years. I have FNAC check up which showed tuberculosis infection. So I got treatment of 6 month completed. Then again biopsy cheukup after 10 months of first chekup it show nothing. There were no sign og malignant or...
1 0 Mon, 12 Feb 2018
I have had sore throat for several weeks. puss on both tonsils at one point. Was on antibiotic for 12 days and spots cleared but throat stayed red and tonsils swollen. puss seems to be returning. off abt for little over a week. only other symptoms I have are fullness in ears, red blood shot eyes...
1 0 Mon, 12 Feb 2018
I have started to have little blisters on my ankle after I had an external fracture of the malleolus. I have kept my leg raised above my heart for hours but the swelling does not appear to be going down and teeny blisters have started showing up. What is the significance of these blisters and...
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